Exhausted Parent Survival Hacks

Have you ever had to power through the day even though you were EXHAUSTED? 😫 Surviving on little sleep was one of the hardest adjustments of becoming a parent. Maybe someday, we’ll all get 8 hours of sleep again. Until then—try these trusty exhausted parent survival hacks! Cool It Having a little one in tow means you can’t just hop …

One Easy Hack To Make Your Days With the Kids More Positive

If you’re like me, you sometimes fall into a habit of automatically snapping or yelling at your kids because you’re frustrated, annoyed, or just plain TIRED—yup, I become the “angry mom.” 😬  It can really make you (and them) feel terrible. But I learned a cool hack that seriously helps make my days with my kids more positive—and it all …

#snOMG: 15 Questions to Help You Survive a Snowstorm With Kids

by Ailen Arreaza Happy snowcalypse. By now, the inside of your house is probably scarier than any natural disaster and your kids, after exhausting every snowy-day activity available to them, are staging an indoor skydiving competition. Try talking them down the dining-room-chairs-stacked-on-top-of-a-dresser-cliff with these fifteen creative questions: For sparking deep, thought-provoking conversations: What is your first memory? What would happen …

Seven Ways to Make the World a Better Place, According to Kids

We had parents ask their kids, “What’s something your family could do to make the world better for others?” We got some pretty great responses. 1. We can’t argue with Olivia’s logic (3) – “We can make chocolate chip cookies for everyone! This will make the world more better because chocolate chip cookies are yummy!” 2. Over a quarter of the responses had …